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Mother of Shaniya Davis indicted on murder charges

By Nbc17 Staff

Antoinette Davis, 27, of Fayetteville was indicted on Wednesday on charges that include first-degree murder.

She turned herself into police shortly after noon on Wednesday, according to the Fayetteville Police.

Davis is also charged with taking indecent liberties with a child, child abuse, sexual servitude, rape of a child, sexual offense of a child by adult offender and human trafficking.

She faces a misdemeanor charge of making a false police report.

Her 5-year-old daughter, Shaniya, was found dead in November 2009 in Sanford. Police believe she was offered for prostitution.

Bail is set at $1.5 million.


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